An American in Paris (1951)NR

Poster of An American in Paris (1951)

Gerry (Gene Kelly) is an American expatriate painter in post-WWII Paris. Struggling to find success in both art and love, his life is turned upside down when he meets and falls in love with Lise (Leslie Caron). This lavish musical won the Best Picture Oscar in 1951 with its straightforward story, gorgeous dance sequences, and beautiful, frequently melancholic Gershwin score.

1 hr. 53 min.
Opened November, 11th 1951

CastGene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guétary

DirectorVincente Minnelli